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Connecticut Plants
Buckwheat
Fagopyrum esculentum Moench

Buckwheat was introduced as a crop, but it occasionally grows in uncultivated areas.

  • Family: buckwheat (Polygonaceae)
  • Habitat: fields, waste places
  • Height: 1-3 feet
  • Flower size: 3/8 inch across
  • Flower color: white to pink
  • Flowering time: June to September
  • Origin: Eurasia
Fagopyrum esculentum Moench
Fagopyrum esculentum Moench